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DAVID BOWIE LEGACY

DAVID BOWIE LEGACY releases on November 4 collects together some Bowie’s finest singles from his first hit, 1969’s ‘Space Oddity’ through to the final singles ‘Lazarus’ and ‘I Can’t Give Everything Away’ from earlier this year. All formats of DAVID BOWIE LEGACY feature a previously unreleased version of the classic 1971 single ‘Life On Mars?’ mixed by its original producer …

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THE DEEP BLUE SEA

Cinema Nouveau is excited to announce the next two broadcasts from National Theatre Live, which will be screened at its cinemas during October. Terence Rattigan’s The Deep Blue Sea releases on Saturday, 15 October for limited screenings, with a landmark of 20th century musical theatre, The Threepenny Opera by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill in a new adaptation by Simon …

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NEDERBURG WINS INTERNATIONAL TROPHY

Testament to Nederburg’s signature red undoubtedly being Cabernet Sauvignon, it was announced earlier this week that the 2013 vintage of the Paarl winery’s Private Bin R163 Cabernet Sauvignon won the 2016 International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) trophy for Cabernet Sauvignon. “Cabernet Sauvignon as a variety offers winemakers a wonderful chance to tell the story of a vineyard site,” says …

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LAUREUS SPORTS FOR GOOD FOUNDATION

Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) and Laureus Sport for Good Foundation South Africa hosted its fourth breakfast in a series of annual sport-themed breakfasts at its Bedfordview Lifestyle Centre, sharing the platform with Laureus Academy member, Mercedes-Benz brand ambassador, explorer and extreme athlete Mike Horn. Other guests on the panel of speakers included Schalk van Heerden, vice-president of Grupo desportivo de …

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LIFE: GLOBAL RELEASE

The latest music singing sensations to hit the international music scene, LIFE, is set to release their début album globally on 1st October. The band comprises of singer and songwriter, Rebeka Rain; songwriter, producer and engineer Mick Evans from Australia, as well as singer, songwriter and accomplished musician Kyle Petersen – who hails from South Africa. The name LIFE was …

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FIRST THURSDAYS

Prepare yourself for an evening of the best that Maboneng has to offer because this time next week is First Thursdays. There will be an official warm-up at the Living Room where you can grab a map and indulge in a glass of Boschendal wine. From there, the streets and venues are yours to explore.

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JOSIE BORAIN

HAZARD Gallery is delighted to present I am Josie Borain, a solo exhibition by Cape Town-based artist Josie Borain. Josie Borain was officially recognised as the first South African Supermodel after securing dozens of international campaigns during her time in Paris and New York. By the end of her impressive fifteen year modelling career she had worked with the worlds …

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ASPIRE ART AUCTIONS

New art auction house, Aspire Art Auctions, launches its first auction on 31 October 2016 at The Park on 7 in Hyde Park, a stunning new white-cube venue, in which superior works of art will be superbly displayed to best effect. With a dream team of knowledgeable art experts aware of the phenomenal global growth of the art market, Aspire …

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HELEN ZILLE: NOT WITHOUT A FIGHT

Helen Zille’s long-awaited autobiography is one of the most fascinating political stories of our time. This a story about political intrigue, treachery,and unlikely coalitions. It documents Zille’s fight against corruption and her efforts to realign politics and entrench accountability. And it describes a mother’s battle to raise children in the pressured world of South African politics. It is now available …

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HERITAGE DAY AT WITS ORIGINS CENTRE

Heritage Day Celebration: The 80th Anniversary of Sterkfontein. An once-in-a-lifetime experience for the whole family. 2016 is the 80th anniversary of the discovery at the Sterkfontein Caves, by Dr Robert Broom, of the first adult Australopithecus in the world. To date, no site in the world has provided more fossils of the genus Australopithecus, ancestor to our own genus Homo. …